Strangers in a Train

Extraños en un tren 

Mexico | 2020 | DCP | Color | 14 min | Pierre Saint-Martin Castellanos 

THURSDAY 8 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES SALA 6 | 15:30 | 85 MIN.

SATURDAY 10 | FILMIN LATINO | 24 HRS. | 14 MIN.

Director: Pierre Saint-Martin Castellanos
Screenplay: Pierre Saint-Martin Castellanos
Producer: Paulina Urreta Torres
Cinematography: Jerónimo Rodríguez
Editing: Raúl Zendejas Escandón
Sound: Liliana Villaseñor
Music: Carlos Zárate
Production Company: PROCINE, 1987 Films, Los de abajo Cine, Varios lobos, Blue head Films.
Cast: Yoshira Escárrega, Apolinar Salgado Goytia, Davil Illescas, Américo del Río, Tere Gonzáles, Raúl Neri. 

 

 

Synopsis: 

Within the public transport crowd, Abril has an unexpected encounter set to impact her life.

 

 

Biography: 

A Social Communication graduate with a filmmaking degree from CUEC-UNAM who has strengthened his experience by attending courses and Master Classes with filmmakers such as Alfonso Cuarón, Theo Angelopolus, Mike Leigh, Jean Claude Carrier, among others. His work has been featured and prized in festivals such as Biarritz, Bilbao, Havana, Montevideo, San Sebastián, Huesca, Mantarraya film festival, Monterrey and Docs Df. His work has also been selected at the Berlinale Talent Campus in 2012. He also won Best Documentary Short film in the 2013 DOCS-DF Festival for his work THE HANGED GIRL. In 2017 he was nominated for the Ariel award for best edition for EL SUEÑO DEL MARAKAME (2017). His latest short film STRANGERS IN A TRAIN, was supported by the grants on the theme of the 50th anniversary of the CDMX subway. His first feature film project WE SHALL NOT BE MOVED was selected to participate in the Morelia – Sundance “Screenwriters Lab” 2019.